Police to take no action against Labour member who called for march on synagogue

Sussex Police says it will take no action against a Brighton Labour party member who called for a march on Hove synagogue in response to a candidate’s suspension over alleged anti-Semitism. Amanda Bishop’s comments have been condemned by both the city’s MPs as...
Posted On 30 Apr 2019 at 11:31 pm

Kids pick of the Fringe

We thought as you busy parents have so little free time on your hands, that we’d offer up some suggestions for great family themed shows and events to visit this Brighton Festival and Fringe. Over the next month, we’ll be sharing children focused dates to check out,...
Posted On 30 Apr 2019 at 11:11 pm

Gomez to perform special Sussex concert this summer

Gomez have announced that they will be bringing their blues infused indie sound to Sussex this summer as part of a special 8-date tour. They have chosen the iconic De La Warr Pavilion in Bexhill-on-Sea for a very special show celebrating the re-release of their 1999 No.2 UK hit...
Posted On 30 Apr 2019 at 10:40 pm

Flight – Brighton Festival

This celebrated show comes to Brighton during the Festival for the only theatrical Created and performed by Glasgow based company Vox Motus, this creation mixes graphic novel with diorama in the unexpected venue of the King Alfred Leisure Centre, Hove. Based on the novel...
Posted On 30 Apr 2019 at 10:29 pm

Hove care home owner goes bust

The owner of a Hove care home has gone bust after an attempt to sell the debt-laden national business collapsed. Four Seasons, which owns Bon Accord, in New Church Road, Hove, along with more than 300 other care homes has gone into administration. It is the second time within a...
Posted On 30 Apr 2019 at 10:12 pm

The Nature of Why

Styling themselves as Re-inventing the Orchestra for the 21st Century,  Paraorchestra and Friends’s mission is to redefine what an orchestra can be. Under the helm of international conductor Charles Hazelwood, this is an extraordinary and synchronised body of instruments...
Posted On 30 Apr 2019 at 10:12 pm

Muncie Girls finally play Brighton’s Green Door Store

MUNCIE GIRLS + THE E.D. FOWLER BAND + KLAE – GREEN DOOR STORE, BRIGHTON 25.04.19 Thankfully it has finally happened and the Muncie Girls have just played their rescheduled Brighton concert up at the Green Door Store. Their original gig was due to take place on Thursday 6th...
Posted On 30 Apr 2019 at 6:28 pm

Deselected Labour councillor urges people to vote for independent candidate

A Labour councillor who was deselected ahead of Thursday’s local elections has urged people in a neighbouring ward to vote for an independent candidate. Adrian Morris, who until this week represents Queen’s Park, has recommended East Brighton residents put a cross...
Posted On 30 Apr 2019 at 6:01 pm

Valley Gardens scheme isn’t toxic, it’s fabulous

Last week I saw a post calling for radical solutions to the city’s transport network but was disappointed to read that one of the first ‘radical solutions’ was to retain some old bus stops, admittedly aesthetically pleasing bus stops, but all the same old bus stops. Rather than a...
Posted On 30 Apr 2019 at 5:57 pm

Diverted bus knocks over two bollards trying to escape narrow streets

WITH VIDEO: A Brighton bus driver who missed road closed signs ended up taking chunks out of his bus and knocking over two bollards in an attempt to get back en route. The driver turned off the seafront into Preston Street on Sunday afternoon – but as he drove up, he soon...
Posted On 30 Apr 2019 at 5:03 pm